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Cardiff and District Classical Association

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If you are interested in the classical world and are based in or near Cardiff, you are warmly invited to join the local branch of the Classical Association. We host several free lectures about ancient history and classical archaeology each year.

Membership is free if you wish to receive details of forthcoming events by email. To join the mailing list, simply email the Secretary, Laurence Totelin (TotelinLM@cardiff.ac.uk). If you would like us to send you the programme by post, we ask for a subscription of £1 per year to cover costs; please contact the Secretary for details. For information about joining the national Classical Association, see below.

This year we will be holding three meetings:

Monday 21 October 2013, 5.10 pm

Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones (Edinburgh University)
"Beautiful to Behold is the King": The Dress and Body of the Achaemenid Monarch
venue: John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, room 0.36

Monday 25 November 2013, 5.10 pm

Claire Holleran (Exeter)
Shopping in Ancient Rome
venue: John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, room 0.36
Meeting held in association with the Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies

Thursday 8 May 2014, 5.10 pm

Edith Hall (Kings College London)
Greek Minds and the Sea
venue: John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, room 0.36
Meeting held in association with the Society for the Promotion of Hellenic Studies


The Classical Association

The Classical Association has a worldwide membership, and unites the interests of all who value the study of the languages, literature and civilisation of ancient Greece and Rome. Members receive CA News twice a year, with articles, news and reviews on all aspects of classical antiquity.
 

The Association also organises an annual conference for researchers, students and teachers of classical studies. The next one will take place in Nottingham, Sunday 13 April–Wednesday 16 April 2014. Visit the conference website.
 

Membership of the national Association is £17 per year (£15.00 for students): click here to join. For further details of the national Association, visit the Classical Association webpage.


Branch Secretary

Dr Laurence Totelin

Telephone: +44 (0)29 208 75631Extension: 75631Location: John Percival Building, 4.03

Address: Cardiff School of History, Archaeology and Religion, John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff CF10 3EU